Because Bin Laden's culture doesn't permit
Because Bin Laden's culture doesn't permit the worship of images, they understand how powerful images are. We wouldn't have thought of creating a visual bomb. In a way, he's chopped down two iconic buildings, and used our very truth imagery, to express himself. It's fascinating... I mean, dreadful.

It is little men know of women; their smiles
It is little men know of women; their smiles and their tears alike are seldom what they seem.
The inevitable has always found me ready and
The inevitable has always found me ready and hopeful.
Old age is the verdict of life.
Old age is the verdict of life.
It is only in sorrow bad weather masters us;
It is only in sorrow bad weather masters us; in joy we face the storm and defy it.
It is always the simple that produces the
It is always the simple that produces the marvelous.
With renunciation life begins.
With renunciation life begins.
Dawn: When men of reason go to bed.
Dawn: When men of reason go to bed.
Patience, n. A minor form of dispair,
Patience, n. A minor form of dispair, disguised as a virtue.
Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its
Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly.
Quotation, n: The act of repeating
Quotation, n: The act of repeating erroneously the words of another.
Human relations are built on feeling, not on
Human relations are built on feeling, not on reason or knowledge. And feeling is not an exact science; like all spiritual qualities, it has the vagueness of greatness about it.
All changes are more or less tinged with
All changes are more or less tinged with melancholy, for what we are leaving behind is part of ourselves.
Conservative, n: A statesman who is enamored
Conservative, n: A statesman who is enamored of existing evils, as distinguished from the Liberal who wishes to replace them with others.
History is an account, mostly false, of
History is an account, mostly false, of events, mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers, mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools.
Alliance - in international politics, the
Alliance - in international politics, the union of two thieves who have their hands so deeply inserted in each other's pockets that they cannot separately plunder a third.
What is a democrat? One who believes that the
What is a democrat? One who believes that the republicans have ruined the country. What is a republican? One who believes that the democrats would ruin the country.